Become a Registered Developer

 
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Why develop on the PlayStation® platforms?

With the ability to self-publish on PlayStation®Network across PlayStation®3, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®Vita, and PlayStation®Mobile, there’s a PlayStation® platform for every game. No slotting, no voting. You are the publisher!

 
 

Before applying, please make sure the following requirements are met:

  • Form a Corporate Entity
  • Obtain an Employer Tax ID Number (see www.irs.gov) (Recommended)
  • Static IP (Required for DevNet Access)
  • You must be physically located in US, Mexico, Central America, South America, or Canada

For companies located outside of the Americas, please see 
https://www.companyregistration.playstation.com

Questions? Contact:
Selfpublish@playstation.sony.com

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Self-Publish On PlayStation®Network

We Remove The Obstacles

  • YOU SET THE WHOLESALE PRICE AND RELEASE DATE OF YOUR GAME!
  • No set-up fees to get licensed as an e-Publisher on PSN
  • Receive ESRB ratings FREE for all your digital titles
  • Streamlined submission process
  • DevKit Loaner Program (subject to availability and other restrictions)
  • Market your game to millions of PlayStation® fans through the PlayStation®Blog
  • A Platform for every project

                   

Multiple Opportunities

PlayStation®Mobile
 
  • OPEN PLATFORM, LOW COST, NO DEVKIT REQUIRED!
  • Compatible with PlayStation-Certified Android devices and PS Vita systems
  • Put mobile gaming back into the hands of real gamers! Get your games played by the most loyal and dedicated videogame fans on the planet!
  • Experience what PlayStation® gaming looks like on an open development platform that’s great for independent developers and large publishers

Interested? Please visit https://psm.playstation.net for more information.

FREE-TO-PLAY
 
  • Free-To-Play titles may be released on PS3™ and PS Vita systems. Find out the best way to acquire, retain and monetize in the PlayStation® Eco-System!
  • Exclusive Free-To-Play PSN category now live in the PS3™, PS Vita, Online Web and PlayStation® Mobile stores
  • New slim PS3™ systems feature high-capacity HDDs which are well-suited for the Free-To-Play genre

Register as a PlayStation® Developer today, and submit your Free-To-Play game for release on any number of available PlayStation® platforms!

PUB FUND
 
  • YOU ARE THE PUBLISHER, YOU OWN THE GAME’S IP RIGHTS!
  • Incentive based program intended to support platform-defining content on PS3™, PS4™, and PS Vita systems
  • Guaranteed royalties upon release of the Game in exchange for limited platform exclusivity
  • Additional Co-Marketing support on PlayStation®channels

Register as a PlayStation® Developer and apply for some of these amazing programs today!

CO-MARKETING OPPORTUNITIES
 
  • Select titles may participate in our robust and impactful marketing integrations through digital campaigns, CRM, and Social Media (Twitter, FB, PS Blog)
  • On-Console Marketing and potential promotional partnerships with PlayStation® Plus
  • Consumer and Industry Event Activations
  • Retail Training and Activations

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